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Derailed Train Blocks Roadways Near Klamath Falls

Derailed Train Blocks Roadways Near Klamath Falls

Posted: Sep. 19, 2018 7:02 PM
Updated: Sep. 19, 2018 7:02 PM

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particular housing type i yesterday... train cars carrying lumber, paper and argon are getting back on track. that's because they were derailed yesterday in klamath falls. now anderson way from altamont drive to avalon street will be closed until further notice. [a10]train derailment k falls-dual box newswatch 12's andryanna shepherd is live... in klamath falls. she explains what happened. if you drove up and down austin street in klamath falls today, you could see a few train cars lopsided right behind me. in the last hour i have seen other trains go down that track. a b-n-s-f railway spokesman tells me yesterday one of its trains going to barstow, california from vancouver, washington was only moving at 7 miles an hour when 11 derail as well. there was one car of hazmat. but it's been lifted up. the company says nothing was released and there's no threat to the environment or the public. the other cars were carrying bender. it was a slow rate of speed and they're infrequent. in the industry, derailments have declined significantly over the years. and this is a rare situation locally." so far 10 cars are back on track. b-n-n-n-n-is currently investigating what caused 15 of its train cars to derail. the company has been able to continue with service on other
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